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Pros and Cons of the Gig Economy

The gig economy is getting bigger. Whether you’re working as a makeup artist, using a rideshare or food delivery app in your spare time, or trying to have a full career as a freelance writer, many people are exploring the benefits that the new working model offers. Get to know some of the pros and cons of the gig economy

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How to Avoid Getting Sick at Work

Few things affect productivity like getting sick at work. Having to miss work or feeling ill on the job is a nightmare. While you might not have complete control over getting sick, there are several things you can do in the workplace to help you avoid office germs. Avoid People Who Are Sick You might not be able to cancel

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4 Tips for a Better Cover Letter

A cover letter can be a powerful tool, but a lot of people feel overwhelmed by the task. Some people send out the same letter every time or avoid applying for jobs where one is required. Instead of falling into these traps, follow these tips to use your cover letter as an opportunity to sell yourself and get a job

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4 Ways to Learn New Job Skills at Work

If you feel like there are things you’d like to learn to get better at your job or you’d just like to be more well-rounded in your skillset, consider making learning new skills a part of your experience. Try these four ways to increase your skills at work. #1. Put Your Lunch Break to Work Your lunch break can be

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